About FHRAI
The Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations of India, often known by the acronym, FHRAI, is the Apex Body of the four Regional Associations representing the Hospitality Industry. THE FHRAI is the 3rd largest Hotel & Restaurant Association in the world, which provides an interface between the Hospitality Industry, Political Leadership, Academics, International Associations and other Stake Holders. FHRAI is committed to promote and protect the interests of the Hospitality Industry. FHRAI is committed to the progress of the Industry through the various activities like education and training, research and publication, Annual Convention to promote interaction with Government officials, political leaders and stake holders of the Industry. FHRAI is managed by the Executive Committee headed by the elected President having a tenure of one year. The Executive Committee comprises of members from the four Regional Associations. The day-to-day business is conducted by the Secretariat headed by the Secretary General.
Regional Association
Executive Committee

Member of Honour

Mr. Ajit B. Kerkar

Chairman, Tulip Star Hotels Ltd
'Chandramukhi', Basement
Nariman Point Mumbai - 400 021
Tel.: (022) 22855936 /37
Fax: (022) 22817132
E-mail: abkerkar@vsnl.com

FHRAI Office Bearers

Mr. Gurbaxish Singh Kohli

Vice President- FHRAI
Jt. Managing Director
Pritam Group of Hotel
Dharamputra Kohinoor Road Dadar East Mumbai-400014
Tel.: (022) 43449999/43449981
E-mail: vp@fhrai.com

Mr. K. Nagaraju

Vice President- FHRAI
Director
Radisson Blu Atria
No.1, Palace Road Bangalore - 560 001
Tel.: (080) 22205205
E-mail: knr@rdbengaluru.com

Mr. Surendra Kumar Jaiswal

Vice President- FHRAI
Managing Director
Deep Group of Hotels
12/47, Cantt Road Lucknow -226001
Tel.: (0522) 2237247-8
E-mail: ramadaplazalucknow@gmail.com

Mr. DVS Somaraju

Hony. Treasurer- FHRAI
Executive Director
Katriya Hotel & Towers
No. 8, Somajiguda Raj Bhavan Road Hyderabad-500082
Tel.: (040) 23325678
E-mail: ed@katriyahotel.com

Mr. Pradeep Shetty

Jt. Hony. Secretary- FHRAI
Director
Maharaja Foods & Restaurants
Supremo Centre, Next to Matoshree Club Jogeshwari Vikroli Link Road,Andheri (E ) Mumbai 400093
Tel.: (022) 65515401-10
E-mail: pradeep@maharajaessence.com

Dr. M. Venkadasubbu

Jt. Hony. Secretary- FHRAI
Managing Director
Hotel Darling Residency
11/8, Anna Salai, Vellore - 632 001 Tamil Nadu
Tel.: (01416) 4202006
E-mail: venkadasubbu@hotmail.com

Executive Committee Members

Mr. Sudesh Kumar Poddar

EC Member- FHRAI
Director
Manthan Restaurant
3, Waterloo Street Kolkata - 700 069
Tel.: (033) 22489577
E-mail:
sudesh@hotelnatraj.net

Mr. T. S. Walia

EC Member- FHRAI
Managing Director
Hotel Walson
5A, Sudder Street Kolkata - 700 016
Tel.: (033) 22523448 /1512
E-mail: tsw@walson.in

Mr. Pranav Singh

EC Member- FHRAI
Director
Opium Bar & Restaurant
J-2, Block-GP, Sector-V Salt Lake City Kolkata-700091
Tel.: (033) 23577641
E-mail: jainlink.pranav@gmail.com

Mr. Ashoke Singh

EC Member- FHRAI
Managing Director
A.V. Hotel Pvt. Ltd.
1 Shambhu Mullick Lane Kolkata - 700 007
Tel.: (033) 22687741 /46 /48 /49
E-mail: ashokesingh7@gmail.com

Mr. Vijay Dewan

EC Member- FHRAI
Managing Director
The Park
17, Park Street Kolkata-700016
Tel.: (033) 22499000
E-mail: vdewan@theparkhotels.com

Mr. Nitin Shivji Kothari

EC Member- FHRAI
Proprietor
Peter Cat Restaurant
18 J & M Park Street Kolkata- 700016
Tel.: (033) 22298841, 22172942
E-mail: nitinshivjikothari@gmail.com

Mr. Nirav Gandhi

EC Member- FHRAI
Director
Hotel Express Towers
R.C. Dutt Road Vadodara 390 007
Tel.: (0265) 3055000
E-mail: nirav@expressworld.com

Mr. Sherry Bhatia

EC Member- FHRAI
Director
Hotel Golden Swan
7th Road Santacruz (E) Mumbai – 400055
Tel.: (022) 26103021/ 22/ 33
E-mail: skb9955@gmail.com

Mr. Paramjit Singh Ghai

EC Member- FHRAI
Chairman
Hotel Singhs International
Rajkutir, 3RD Road Khar (West) Mumbai – 400052
Tel.: (022) 26000162
E-mail: paramjitghai@hotmail.com

Mr. Amarvir Singh

EC Member- FHRAI
Partner
Hotel Natraj
Clock Tower, Katchery Road Ludhiana- Punjab
Tel.: (0161)2740284
E-mail: amar_indian143@yahoo.com

Maharaj Kumar Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar

EC Member- FHRAI
Executive Director
Fateh Prakash Hotel
Historic Resort Hotels Pvt. Ltd The Palace Udaipur -313001
Tel.: (0294) 2528016-19
E-mail: lakshyarajsingh.mewar@eternalmewar.in

Mr. Vinod Gulati

EC Member- FHRAI
Managing Director
Gulati Restaurant
6 Pandara Road Market New Delhi- 110001
Tel.: (011) 41719121
E-mail: gulatihospitality@gmail.com

Mr. Vineet Taing

EC Member- FHRAI
President
Vatika Hotels (P) Ltd
Vatika Triangle, 7th Floor Sushant Lok, Ph-I, MG Road, Gurgaon
Tel.: (0124) 4177721
E-mail: vineettaing@vatikagroup.com

Mr. Amit Jain

EC Member- FHRAI
Managing Director
Radisson Blu Kaushambi Delhi NCR
H-3, Modipon Vihar, Sector 14 Kaushambi Ghaziabad, U.P
Tel.: (0120) 473 6200
E-mail: amit.jain@kmgroupindia.com

Co-Opted E.C. Member

Mr. Param Kannampilly

Co-opted EC Member- FHRAI
Chairman & Managing Director
Concept Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.
704, Raylon Arcade, Kondivita Andheri (E) Mumbai - 400059
Tel.: (022) 42637777
E-mail: kpk@concepthospitality.com